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Forum: How-to Questions 11-24-2006, 08:43 PM
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Posted By Evelynne
Thanks Kathi! Evelynne

Thanks Kathi!

Evelynne
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-24-2006, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,238
Posted By Evelynne
I love the colour combination in your knitting. ...

I love the colour combination in your knitting. Beautiful work!

A wonderful contribution to Comforting Jenn.

Evelynne
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-24-2006, 05:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,975
Posted By Evelynne
Hey! I received one of those for Christmas last...

Hey! I received one of those for Christmas last year, but have yet to use it. Great hat! I love its reversability. Well done!

Evelynne

P.S. Now I have to go dig out my Knifty Knitter ....
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-24-2006, 10:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,004
Posted By Evelynne
I do not sell the kits, but my local yarn store...

I do not sell the kits, but my local yarn store does. I wasn't sure how much information to post about it as per the moderators instructions so I added the store's link in case anyone was interested...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-24-2006, 10:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 950
Posted By Evelynne
It is made up of more expensive yarns, wools and...

It is made up of more expensive yarns, wools and mohair. It will not be washed often. Thanks for your imput!

Evelynne
Forum: How-to Questions 11-23-2006, 06:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 950
Posted By Evelynne
Do You Block a Throw?

Hello!

I recently learned how to block, and I am now a believer in blocking before finishing a sweater.

I am curious and I hope someone can provide me with their experience/advice - should I block...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-23-2006, 05:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,340
Posted By Evelynne
Thank you for your compliments! It IS fun to...

Thank you for your compliments! It IS fun to post your work and receive feedback from your knitting peers! I still need to knit another bright colourful section before the knitting work is done. ...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-23-2006, 05:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,004
Posted By Evelynne
Thank you for your positive feedback, everyone! ...

Thank you for your positive feedback, everyone! Much appreciated! It was fun to knit which is why I started the colourful one for myself. This is a Christmas present for my best friend.

Mama...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-23-2006, 05:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,964
Posted By Evelynne
Thank you, Sue. :) Evelynne

Thank you, Sue. :)

Evelynne
Forum: How-to Questions 11-23-2006, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,268
Posted By Evelynne
Losnana, Thank you for posting that link. I am...

Losnana,

Thank you for posting that link. I am printing the article out as I type this to you. I have to finish an multi-coloured afghan I knit months ago, but I have been avoided the task. This...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-23-2006, 01:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,964
Posted By Evelynne
Suseeq, I tried your suggestion as well which...

Suseeq,

I tried your suggestion as well which was much easier using k rather than p. Both stitch patterns have a lovely web-like patterning to them, and I like the reversibility (which is why I was...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-23-2006, 01:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,964
Posted By Evelynne
Ingrid: Just wanted to get back to you to let...

Ingrid:

Just wanted to get back to you to let you know that the link you posted for me did the trick. I practiced and it worked. I also liked the fact that the link suggested using smaller needles...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-22-2006, 12:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,340
Posted By Evelynne
WIP - One-of-a-Kind Throw II

My avatar to the left is the second WIP afghan. This is me! Once again using the Scallops pattern I learned on the throw mentioned above, I free-knitted with a collection of yarn I collected...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-22-2006, 12:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 739
Posted By Evelynne
WIP - One-of-a-Kind Throw II

My avatar to the left is the second WIP afghan. This is me! Once again using the Scallops pattern I learned on the throw mentioned above, I free-knitted with a collection of yarn I collected...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-22-2006, 12:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,004
Posted By Evelynne
WIP - One-of-a-Kind Throw

This is not quite an FO. The knitting part is done, but now I have to sit down and sew all the ends into the throw so I am calling it a WIP (if there is a thread that exists on this forum which...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-22-2006, 12:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 922
Posted By Evelynne
WIP - One-of-a-Kind Throw

This is not quite an FO. The knitting part is done, but now I have to sit down and sew all the ends into the throw so I am calling it a WIP (if there is a thread that exists on this forum which...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-21-2006, 05:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,964
Posted By Evelynne
suzeeq! Thank you for writing the instructions...

suzeeq!

Thank you for writing the instructions out in a much easier to follow manner! And I am going to try knitting a swatch later this evening try it out. I will let you know if it finally works...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-21-2006, 04:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,964
Posted By Evelynne
Thank you, Ingrid! I was hoping someone would...

Thank you, Ingrid!

I was hoping someone would know of a link that explained it to me pictorially. I also learned today that Book 1 is a Fisherman's Rib, but that Book 2 is a TWISTED Fisherman's...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-21-2006, 04:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,877
Posted By Evelynne
Rorshach: Thanks for clarifying. My blond roots...

Rorshach:

Thanks for clarifying. My blond roots were showing when I read it quickly before posting a response! :oops:

Evelynne
Forum: How-to Questions 11-21-2006, 04:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,877
Posted By Evelynne
Hello Sue! Usually I use needles .5 mm or .75 mm...

Hello Sue!

Usually I use needles .5 mm or .75 mm smaller than the ones I use for knitting the main garment, as I do with a ribbed edge at the bottom of the garment and with the ribbed sleeves. This...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-21-2006, 11:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,877
Posted By Evelynne
Rorshach: Thank you for your suggestion. I have...

Rorshach:

Thank you for your suggestion. I have tried the 2 sizes up method which I found in a knitting book. At the time, I thought, "Aha! That's it!" But I do not find that this helps me...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-21-2006, 11:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,877
Posted By Evelynne
KellieD: What I mean by "loosely" is that I...

KellieD:

What I mean by "loosely" is that I normally have a firm tension, but after I started having this problem, I would try keeping my tension less firm and more loose. However, this did not do...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-21-2006, 11:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,877
Posted By Evelynne
suseeq: Thanks for explaining the previous post...

suseeq:

Thanks for explaining the previous post to me, but this is not the problem. It have everything to do with the casting off itself which has me confused because my neck goes from perfect to...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-20-2006, 11:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,964
Posted By Evelynne
Please Explain the Fisherman's Rib to Me More Clearly!

This is what I have:

Book #1
r1: p
r2: *p1, k next st in the row below, rep from * and ending with p2
Repeat r2 only.

Book #2
r1: (wrong side) k to end
r2: sl1, *k1b, p1, repeat from * to end
Forum: How-to Questions 11-20-2006, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,007
Posted By Evelynne
THANK YOU! I will try Googling "French seams" to...

THANK YOU! I will try Googling "French seams" to see if I can find anything on it (Thank goodness for grandmothers who knit!) And good suggestion about a swatch first - well worth the extra step to...
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